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WIN $1,000 A DAY FOR LIFE

Lucky for Life is the Nebraska Lottery‘s newest $2 Lotto game featuring a grand prize of $1,000 a day for life. The second prize is $25,000 a year for life, and drawings are every Monday and Thursday.

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How to play
Lucky for Life.

1. Grab a play slip at a Nebraska Lottery retailer

2. Choose five numbers from 1 to 48 plus one Lucky Ball number from 1 to 18, or mark the quick pick option

3. Select multi-draw to play your options for up to 24 consecutive drawings

4. Hand your play slip to the clerk and get your ticket – each play is $2

5. Check your numbers Monday or Thursday evening to see if you‘ve won

10 ways to win!
Here are the prizes.
  • Get
  • 5 of 5 + Lucky Ball
  • 5 of 5
  • 4 of 5 + Lucky Ball
  • 4 of 5
  • 3 of 5 + Lucky Ball
  • 3 of 5
  • 2 of 5 + Lucky Ball
  • 2 of 5
  • 1 of 5 + Lucky Ball
  • Lucky Ball
  • Prize
  • $1,000 a day* FOR LIFE
  • $25,000 a year** FOR LIFE
  • $5,000
  • $200
  • $150
  • $20
  • $25
  • $3
  • $6
  • $4

* The top prize will be paid weekly ($7,000/wk for life) or in one lump sum payment if the cash option is chosen. If there are more than 14 winners of the top prize, they are required to equally split one cash payment.

** The second prize of $25,000 per year for life will be paid yearly or in a lump sum payment if the cash option is chosen. If there are more than 20 winners of the second prize, they are required to equally split a lump sum cash payment.

Tickets may be purchased any day of the week from 5:00 a.m. to 3:00 a.m. (CT) except from 8:30 p.m. to 8:33 p.m. on drawing nights. On drawing nights, tickets purchased up to 8:30 p.m. will be valid for that night’s draw. Tickets purchased after 8:33 p.m. will be valid for the next available drawing. Drawings are Monday and Thursday nights at approximately 9:38 p.m.